Copenhagen Attacks

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Copenhagen attacker's accomplices go on trial

Copenhagen attacker's accomplices go on trial

Four Muslims believed to have aided Palestinian-Danish terrorist who attacked synagogue, free speech event, on trial for aiding terror.Sören Billing, 08/03/2016 15:37
Denmark medal honors slain Jewish security guard

Denmark medal honors slain Jewish security guard

Denmark’s parliament announces a new medal of civil valor that will honor Israeli security guard Dan Uzan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2016 06:45
Danish terror victims honored on anniversary

Danish terror victims honored on anniversary

Terror victims Finn Norgaard and Jewish security guard Dan Uzan will be honored on the one year anniversary of their murder in Copenhagen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2016 07:53
Denmark charges four in synagogue attack

Denmark charges four in synagogue attack

Four men held in connection with attack on Copenhagen main synagogue charged with a terror offence. Their trial will begin March 10.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2016 04:42
Victim of Copenhagen shooting 'Man of the Year'

Victim of Copenhagen shooting 'Man of the Year'

Dan Uzan, 37, died protecting 80 Jews in Copenhagen's main synagogue.Tova Dvorin, 09/12/2015 10:08
Slain Jewish guard awarded French medal of courage

Slain Jewish guard awarded French medal of courage

Dan Uzan and Finn Norgaard, victims of February terror rampage in Copenhagen, honored by French ambassador to Denmark.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2015 22:33
Right-Wing Wins in Danish Elections

Right-Wing Wins in Danish Elections

Opposition takes over in general election, with booming immigrant population highlighted by synagogue attack a key issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2015 07:28
Danish Intelligence Head Steps Down Amid Criticism

Danish Intelligence Head Steps Down Amid Criticism

Danish Intelligence Chief Jens Madsen steps down ahead of report criticizing handling of twin terror attacks in Copenhagen in February.Arutz Sheva Staff , 06/05/2015 21:25
Jewish Deli Vandalized in Copenhagen

Jewish Deli Vandalized in Copenhagen

"Jewish pigs" found scrawled on the walls of a popular eatery last week; police say they are taking the case very seriously.Tova Dvorin, 15/04/2015 16:34
Denmark Shooter Was Put with ISIS Backer in Jail

Denmark Shooter Was Put with ISIS Backer in Jail

Despite reports of starting Islamist radicalization in jail, shooter got cell with ISIS supporter; 2 weeks after release he struck.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2015 20:32
Russian Jews Donate Funds to Danish Community

Russian Jews Donate Funds to Danish Community

After Dan Uzan was killed in attack on Copenhagen's Great Synagogue, Genesis Foundation sends 100,000 euros to Danish Jewish community.Cynthia Blank, 30/03/2015 21:24
Denmark Arrests Two Planning to Kill Def. Minister

Denmark Arrests Two Planning to Kill Def. Minister

Two men of Somali and Pakistani origin arrested for planned attack on minister, then released from custody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2015 20:09
Accomplices in Copenhagen Attacks Remanded

Accomplices in Copenhagen Attacks Remanded

Five suspects believed to have helped Islamist gunman Omar El-Hussein dispose of weapons and clothes after attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2015 16:05
Arrest Made in Connection with Copenhagen Attacks

Arrest Made in Connection with Copenhagen Attacks

Copenhagen police arrest a fifth man suspected of being an accomplice of Omar El-Hussein, who killed two people in two attacks.Ben Ariel, Canada, 21/03/2015 00:00
Mohammed Cartoonist Awarded Danish National Prize

Mohammed Cartoonist Awarded Danish National Prize

Flemming Rose, culture editor who started the Mohammed cartoon controversy in 2005, given prize for promoting freedom of speech.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/03/2015 09:22
Police Raid Apartments Linked to Copenhagen Attack

Police Raid Apartments Linked to Copenhagen Attack

Danish police search 8 apartments for more clues in last month's Copenhagen shootings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2015 12:46
Cartoonist Makes First Appearance Since Attack

Cartoonist Makes First Appearance Since Attack

Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks makes his first public appearance in Copenhagen after surviving last month's attack.Ben Ariel, 15/03/2015 03:41
After Paris and Denmark, Could New York be Next?

After Paris and Denmark, Could New York be Next?

Assemblyman tells how a security scare outside two synagogues highlighted fears of jihadist copycat attacks.Larry Gordon, 10/03/2015 17:51
Third Accomplice in Copenhagen Shooting Arrest

Third Accomplice in Copenhagen Shooting Arrest

Man to be 'charged with complicity' in Omar el-Hussein's murder of two people at a free speech conference and synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/02/2015 15:46
No Charges Over Pro-Terrorist Facebook Post

No Charges Over Pro-Terrorist Facebook Post

Danish man who posted 'Je Suis' comments for Copenhagen gunman will not be charged for 'condoning terrorism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2015 19:55
Copenhagen Terror Victim Buried in Heavy Security

Copenhagen Terror Victim Buried in Heavy Security

Danish Prime Minister attends funeral of filmmaker murdered by Danish Arab terrorist in attack on free speech event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2015 15:11
Danish Muslim Group Plans Peace Vigil

Danish Muslim Group Plans Peace Vigil

Inspired by the "peace ring" in Oslo, Danish Muslim group planning a vigil in Copenhagen to protest against hate crimes.Ben Ariel, 24/02/2015 02:16
Norwegian Muslim 'Peace Circle' Around Synagogue

Norwegian Muslim 'Peace Circle' Around Synagogue

Over 1,000 turn out to identify with Jews following Muslim terror attacks on Jews, Jewish leader calls 'look to Norway' - but is he right?Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2015 21:53
Norwegian Muslim 'Ring of Peace' Gains Steam

Norwegian Muslim 'Ring of Peace' Gains Steam

2,500 people sign up to circle Oslo synagogue in response to Copenhagen attack, to 'stand with the Jewish people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2015 19:36
Hundreds Attend Funeral of Copenhagen Gunman

Hundreds Attend Funeral of Copenhagen Gunman

Hundreds attend the Islamic burial of Omar El-Hussein, who was buried in an unmarked grave on the outskirts of Copenhagen.Ben Ariel, Canada, 20/02/2015 21:50
Muslim 'Ring of Peace' to Encircle Oslo Synagogue

Muslim 'Ring of Peace' to Encircle Oslo Synagogue

Norwegian Muslims plan solidarity event after Copenhagen shooting to show 'Muslims don't support terrorism,' amid high local anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2015 20:55
Interfaith March in London Against Muslim Terror

Interfaith March in London Against Muslim Terror

Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders parade for 'unity' in London following Paris and Copenhagen attacks - is it 'appeasement'?Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2015 18:37
Fears Grow in Denmark Over Jail Radicalization

Fears Grow in Denmark Over Jail Radicalization

Danes fear Copenhagen shooter became radicalized in jail, and that more Islamic terrorists will emerge from similar path.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2015 14:01
Danish Imam Urges War on Infidels on Eve of Attack

Danish Imam Urges War on Infidels on Eve of Attack

Danish imam's sermon at Copenhagen mosque encouraged hostility towards 'infidels', raises questions about incitement.Ari Soffer, 19/02/2015 10:53
Sharansky: The Jewish People Embrace You

Sharansky: The Jewish People Embrace You

Jewish Agency Chairman attends funeral of security guard who was murdered outside the synagogue in Copenhagen.Avi Haim, 19/02/2015 04:13
Danish Jew Murdered in Terror Attack to be Buried

Danish Jew Murdered in Terror Attack to be Buried

Volunteer security guard Dan Uzan was murdered in attack on synagogue, leaving major questions about security services failures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2015 14:40
Radio Hints Jews Responsible for Anti-Semitism

Radio Hints Jews Responsible for Anti-Semitism

Swedish public radio issues apology after the Israeli ambassador was asked about the responsibility of Jews for anti-Semitism.Elad Benari, 18/02/2015 05:44
Danish Jewish Radio Station Off Air After Attacks

Danish Jewish Radio Station Off Air After Attacks

Denmark's Radio Shalom advised by intelligence service to temporarily cease broadcasts "for security reasons".Elad Benari, 18/02/2015 04:12
Danish Police Confirm Identity of Gunman

Danish Police Confirm Identity of Gunman

Copenhagen police confirm that 22-year-old Omar El-Hussein is behind the weekend's double shooting.Ben Ariel, 18/02/2015 02:16
Vilks: Danish Police Underestimated Terror Threat

Vilks: Danish Police Underestimated Terror Threat

Cartoonist Lars Vilks, believed to have been the target of Copenhagen attack, says gunman was better armed than police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2015 15:55
Obama, Danish PM Vow to Fight Anti-Semitism

Obama, Danish PM Vow to Fight Anti-Semitism

President Obama expresses solidarity with Denmark, promises to confront anti-Semitism and assaults on freedom of expression.Ben Ariel, 17/02/2015 06:13
30,000 Attend Rally for Copenhagen Victims

30,000 Attend Rally for Copenhagen Victims

Danish PM says 'Danish Jews are not alone' in massive rally to victims of dual shooting attacks committed Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2015 23:05
Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat

Leading European Rabbi Receives Death Threat

Head of the European Jewish Association, Rabbi Menachem Margolin receives death threat from anti-Semitic poster on Facebook.Cynthia Blank, 16/02/2015 23:01
'Condemnation is Insufficient' for Attacks

'Condemnation is Insufficient' for Attacks

Simon Wiesenthal Center writes to European Council that Paris and Copenhagen terror attacks could be the start of 'pan-European epidemic.'Cynthia Blank, 16/02/2015 21:41
Cartoonist in Hiding After Copenhagen Attacks

Cartoonist in Hiding After Copenhagen Attacks

Probable target of first Denmark attack on free speech event, Lars Vilks, sent into hiding by Swedish police after latest threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2015 20:14
French PM Slams 'Islamo-Fascism'

French PM Slams 'Islamo-Fascism'

Manual Valls comes out in support of French Jewry and criticizes Danish attacks - former FM Dumas says he 'is biased' by Jewish wife.Ari Yashar, 16/02/2015 19:32
Danish Jewish Leader Rejects Netanyahu Aliyah Call

Danish Jewish Leader Rejects Netanyahu Aliyah Call

Spokesman for Denmark's Jewish community says they 'value his concern', but won't be heeding PM's call to leave for Israel.Ari Soffer, 16/02/2015 17:30
Two 'Accomplices' Arrested in Copenhagen Attacks

Two 'Accomplices' Arrested in Copenhagen Attacks

Suspects charged with helping facilitate attacks on cafe and synagogue may be minors.Tova Dvorin, 16/02/2015 11:39
ADL: Copenhagen Attacks a 'Wake-Up Call'

ADL: Copenhagen Attacks a 'Wake-Up Call'

ADL urges EU to stop 'Islamic extremist ideology' within its borders, implies it had not learned the lesson of Paris attacks.Tova Dvorin, 16/02/2015 11:05
Copenhagen Terrorist Had History of Crime

Copenhagen Terrorist Had History of Crime

Danish media say Copenhagen gunman Omar El-Hussein had “a history of violent crime” and had only been freed from jail two weeks ago.Ben Ariel, 16/02/2015 06:14
Netanyahu, Herzog Offer Condolences to Denmark

Netanyahu, Herzog Offer Condolences to Denmark

"We must fight together against boundless terrorism," Netanyahu tells Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt.Ben Ariel, 16/02/2015 02:43
Danish Terrorist is Omar Abdel Hamid Hussein, 22

Danish Terrorist is Omar Abdel Hamid Hussein, 22

French FM notes similarities to Paris attack: 'First an attack on a symbol of freedom of speech, then an attack on Jews.'AFP, Arutz Sheva, 15/02/2015 19:54
Netanyahu after Shooting: 'Jews, Make Aliyah'

Netanyahu after Shooting: 'Jews, Make Aliyah'

'We are preparing and calling for the absorption of mass immigration from Europe,' says PM, but a Danish rabbi is 'disappointed' by this.Gil Ronen, 15/02/2015 17:42
Witness: More Than 50 People Hid During Attack

Witness: More Than 50 People Hid During Attack

Some 50 people, many of them children, hid inside the synagogue in Copenhagen that was shot at Saturday afternoon, a witness said.Yaakov Levi, 15/02/2015 16:31
Danish PM to Jewish Community: You Are Not Alone

Danish PM to Jewish Community: You Are Not Alone

Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt condemns 'terror' attacks on synagogue and cafe, expresses solidarity with Danish Jews.Cynthia Blank, 15/02/2015 13:19
Frmr. Chief Rabbi: Denmark Attacks 'No Surprise'

Frmr. Chief Rabbi: Denmark Attacks 'No Surprise'

Rabbi Bent Lexner, former Chief Rabbi of Denmark, tells Arutz Sheva why Denmark has been on 'high alert' for some time.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 15/02/2015 12:35
Netanyahu: European Jews - Come Home to Israel

Netanyahu: European Jews - Come Home to Israel

In wake of attack on Danish synagogue, Prime Minister calls on European Jews to 'come home' to Israel, now, before things get worse.Cynthia Blank, 15/02/2015 12:34